If you have been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI or DWI) in New Jersey, you could be facing consequences such as a requirement to have an interlock ignition device on your vehicle. Besides the expense, inconvenience and humiliation that such a punishment may represent, what is more important in a DUI case is the prospect of having a permanent criminal record.
There are many different elements which come along with having an ignition interlock device that you may not realize. For example, not only will your driving privileges likely be restricted, but you will also have to pay for the installation and service of the IID. The most effective way to prevent the installation of an ignition interlock device is to retain representation from a Woodbridge DUI attorney who will build an effective defense on your behalf.
At Palmisano & Goodman, P.A., our Woodbridge DUI defense attorneys understand the long-term implications of a drunk driving conviction. Even if your punishment is only the installation of an interlock ignition device in your vehicle rather than jail time, it is nonetheless critical to your future for you to fight conviction. Therefore, speaking with an experienced lawyer is in your best interest as soon as possible after your arrest. We are here to explain your rights and explain the ways to protect your freedom and your future through an aggressive defense.
Whatever the specifics may be in your case, you can count on our Woodbridge criminal defense lawyers to stand up for your rights. For a free consultation, contact us at (732) 709-4400.